I can't open any of my microsoft works documents with word 2013 on windows 8

I can't open any of my Microsoft works documents with word 2013  on windows 8 ,word 2013  keeps telling me I need a works converter file which I have  downloaded and installed but it still won't open my wps files.  Just keep repeating that I need the converter.

 

 

 

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Last updated June 22, 2019 Views 13,333 Applies to:
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Thanks for the reply.  My works files are from my windows 7 laptop.  I had already downloaded the converter from here: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=12  which is supposed to be the Microsoft Works 6–9 File Converter.  At first it did not install, but after a reboot I tried it again and it finally installed correctly.

 

Thank you for your help Suzanne.

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